Wednesday, November 7, 2018

In the News:

Startups building integrated nursing ecosystems with AI
Healthcare IT News
November 6, 2018
In an article referencing Widener’s nursing simulation center and disaster training, Nancy Laplante, associate professor of nursing, is quoted on a study she published arguing how implementing technologies in nursing education and training in a meaningful way can enhance the experience for nursing students.

NBC 10 News
November 6, 2018
NBC shared news of the City of Chester’s plan to install parking meters on streets throughout the city, including on and around Widener’s campus.

WURD Radio 96.1 FM/900AM
November 6, 2018
Widener Associate Professor of Political Science Wesley Leckrone was interviewed on Reality Check (starting at 2:57:00) about Tuesday’s midterm elections.

Alumni News:

Kimlau Square
The Historical Marker Database
Second Lieutenant Benjamin Ralph Kimlau, a Chinese-American WWII veteran and PMC graduate, is recognized on a plaque in NYC’s Kimlau Square for his military contributions and sacrifices.

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Fall 2018 Bistro Dinner Series; 5 – 7:30 p.m.; J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Dining Room
  • Sexual Health Lecture Series; 6 – 8 p.m.; University Center Room C

Events on Delaware Law Campus:

  • Delaware Press Association & Delaware Coalition for Open Government; 5 – 9 p.m.; Main Law Building, Room L119
  • DiBona Moot Court Competition Semi-Final Rounds; 6 – 8 p.m.; Delaware Law Campus